How To dismantle Your Legacy As A Physician

How To dismantle Your Legacy As A Physician

Brett Favre was one of the greatest quarterbacks in NFL history. As physicians, we can learn a lot about the legacy we leave and about how we will be remembered from Brett Favre. After a rookie year with the Atlanta Falcons, Favre joined the Green Bay Packers where he spent the next 16 seasons amassing […]

The Value Of Shared Values

The Value Of Shared Values

Leadership change in a healthcare organization is inevitable but every time it happens, it can be a bit unsettling to the physicians. If there are a lot of changes that occur simultaneously with sweeping changes in multiple leadership positions, then it can shift from being a bit unsettling to being a lot unsettling. And much […]

Choosing Academic Medical Leaders

Choosing Academic Medical Leaders

I think that every search committee assembled for nominating academic medical center leaders should be required to watch the movie The Replacements before starting their search. In the movie, Gene Hackman is the coach of the Washington Sentinels, a fictitious professional football team. In the midst of a player’s strike, the team has been repopulated with […]